Rutland County Councillor for Ryhall and Casterton Chris Parsons unable to officially accept role after suffering from an infection
A Rutland County Councillor who failed to officially accept his role as a councillor has been suffering from an infection.
Chris Parsons, who represented the Ryhall and Casterton Ward as an independent councillor, had missed a deadline formally accept his role.
But his wife, Karen, said he had been in and out of hospital after suffering from an infection just after the local elections on May 2.
She added that he is responding well to treatment.
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